The U.S. fiscal position a comparison with selected industrial nations

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  • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1981-2001

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StatementGregg A. Esenwein
SeriesMajor studies and issue briefs of the Congressional Research Service -- 1993, reel 9, fr. 00772
ContributionsLibrary of Congress. Congressional Research Service
The Physical Object
Pagination9 p.
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Open LibraryOL15461022M

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